Dr. Izen has had executive and general management experience in a number of different high technology industries. He has retired from full-time employment but continues to serve as a consultant to a number of Fortune 500 and many smaller companies in matters relating to licensing intellectual property management, and strategic planning. He most recently served as the President of the licensing division of Rockwell International. Before this, he was the Vice President of Business Development for a $1B division of Lockheed Martin Corporation. Prior to this Dr. Izen was the Executive VP of Teledyne Systems Company, and the Vice President of Corporate Planning and Development for Loral Electro-Optical Systems Company.
He has extensive experience in international business development and strategic partnering. Ted has assisted many individuals and small companies in developing an integrated business plan and in matters related to acquiring, licensing, or monetizing their intellectual property. Dr. Izen received an undergraduate degree in Physics and Math from the University of British Columbia, and a master's and doctorate degree in Physics from the University of Oregon.